Promonews - 11th Mar 2020

As he explained in our recent interview with him, Tom Hardiman employed VR tech to create his new (two-dimensional) video for Mura Masa.

The video is a classic warehouse rave scene, but it was shot using a sophisticated 360˚rig, usually found on the "bottom of helicopters for Mission Impossible films."

The footage was then stitched together, transitioning between multiple spheres, and editing between flattened out 360˚ video files. As such the video is genuinely experimental.

"A proper brain melt," said Tom. "It’s hard thinking beyond the rectangle…"

PRO Credits


DirectorTom Hardiman
ProducerErsan Beskardes
Production CompanySomesuch
Executive ProducerSaskia Whinney
Director of PhotographyRuben Woodin Deschamps
Costume designerVerity May Lane
Production designerPaulina Rzeszowska
GafferPeter Bishop
GripAdrian Barry
Casting directorHannah Lane
VFXJustin Du Pre
VFXJordan To
ColouristThomas Mangham
Grading companyThe Mill
Grade ProducerBruce Langfield
CommissionerRichard Grewe
Other creditsSpecial thanks: Brownian

Promonews - 11th Mar 2020

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